CRO Cards Withdrawal

CRO Cards Withdrawal

Data engineers should be aware that CRO cards are being withdrawn this year and they should make plans to attain the relevant vocational qualification.

CRO Withdrawal Timetable

  • CRO cards will cease to be issued from 31st March 2017
  • CRO cards will not be renewed after 31st March 2017
  • CRO cards issued since 31st March 2015 will expire on 30th September 2017

What do data cable engineers need to do?

The withdrawal of the CRO card will affect over 230,000 CRO card holders. Data cable engineer CRO card holders will be required to register for a vocational qualification and apply for a ECS Datacomms Specialist card.

ECS Advanced Datacomms Specialist

Data Cable Engineers need also to be reminded that CSCS are expected to cease administering cards for the structured network industry from 31 Jan 2017. Cards for data cable engineers will be issued by ECS.

If you would like more information about gaining the necessary vocational qualifications then please call us on 01423 740006

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